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Circular and Notices

Circular and Notices

S.No. Notice-Title Date Notice File
1 Single seater allotment - Boys Single seater allotment - Boys.pdf
2 Single seater allotment - Girls Single seater allotment - Girls.pdf
3 Hostel allotment Boys 21.09.2022 Hostel allotment Boys 21.09.2022.pdf
4 Hostel allotment Boys 21.09.2022
5 Allotment of Hostels to P1 and P2 Category UG Boys of the Year 2021 UG BOYS PRIORITY LIST P1 & P2 2021_0.pdf
6 Allotment of Hostel to P1 and P2 Category PG Boys Admitteed in the Year 2021 REVISED BOYS PG LIST P1 & P2.pdf
7 Transfer of UG Boys from Damodar Hostel to Other Hostels UG BOYS TRANSFER FROM DAMODAR TO OTHER THAN DAMODAR HOSTEL.pdf
8 List of UG Girls Student transferred from Dormitory to Hostel Girls UG priority list P1 and P2_compressed.pdf
9 Allotment of hostel to Ph. D Students Allotment of hostel to Ph. D Students_0.pdf
10 Transfer of Girls from DOM to Hostel Transfer of Girls from DOM to Hostel.pdf

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.